FounderFuel Accelerator Graduates 11 Startups From Across Canada

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Today Montreal's FounderFuel will graduate 11 startup teams at historic Monument National in front of a sold out crowd including investors from San Francisco, New York, Boston, Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal.

Anticipation is high as last fall FounderFuel graduated 9 teams of which 4 have raised a combined total of over $2.5 million to date.

Today's FounderFuel graduating class hail from across Canada - Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Quebec City and St. John’s - and includes:

  • Appifier - Captivating apps that bring visibility, discoverability and monetization to web publishers.
  • Centerside - Adaptive web presences for the connected generation.
  • Epilogger - Consume, create, and share social content -- before, during, and after an event. 
  • HealthAware - The online destination that takes the pain out of booking health appointments.
  • Live Rides - A community marketplace for rides that turns long drives into great social experiences.
  • Notesolution - Crowd-sourced course resources for university prep and exam season survival!
  • Ooomf - The engagement platform that allows app developers to "socialize apps," turning their followers into users and fans into advocates.
  • PayPhoneAPP - Everything you need in one easy to use app on your smartphone that lets you use your money whenever and however you want.
  • Prestopolis - Real-time marketing solutions for local retailers.
  • ShopAround - Browse the malls before you leave home on your iPhone or iPad, discovering your next favorite purchase from the comfort of your home.
  • TenScores - The automated platform that simplifies and optimizes Google Adwords spend, even for the smallest of users. 

In the following week, a selection committee comprised of the Business Development Bank of Canada and FounderFuel will determine which of these teams are “venture-ready” and thus ready to receive a convertible note in the amount of $150K from the Business Development Bank of Canada.

Teams looking to take part in the Fall 2012 Cohort can apply online until June 22nd.

Company:
FounderFuel
Website:
http://www.founderfuel.com
Location:
Montréal, Québec, Canada

At FounderFuel we believe startup success is more about the people than the idea. We take a lot of care in choosing the smartest and most resourceful, dedicated and passionate people we can find. Once selected to join the program, you’ll be surrounded by a few like-minded entrepreneurial teams for an 12 intense weeks. You will be developing your business within an ecosystem of experienced entrepreneurs, top... more


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